Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 8:00 PM CDT
Shank Hall, Milwaukee, WI
21 years and over
As a singer and lead guitarist in rock band Gomez, Ben Ottewell is well known for his unmistakable voice and talent for blistering and inspired guitar solos. Rolling Stone declared, "Gomez's not-so-secret weapon is Ben Ottewell." And as GQ Magazine once wrote and anyone listening can attest, "[his] voice is not of this world."
Since his first solo release, "Shapes & Shadows" (2011), Ottewell has been pleasing audiences with a series of successful acoustic tours across the US, UK and Australia.
Now with a newly-recorded album of songs for his second solo project, "Rattlebag," the singer is set to return to the stage, this time with a band, performing his new music as well as a few Gomez favorites. The band will feature Ottewell on guitars and vocals, and two musicians who also appear on the album -- Will Golden on bass and keys, and Al Sgro on drums. ....read more www.shankhall.com